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The Marseilles City Council this week approved creating a water and sewer billing review board.

Commissioners Jim Buckingham and Nathan Schaefer voted no on the board.

Buckingham had this to say about his no vote. 

The board will consists of the Public Property Commissioner, City Clerk, City Treasurer, Waste Water Treatment Plant Superintendent and city engineer.

The board will meet the first and third Wednesday at 1 p.m. to seek resolution of disputes over water and sewer bills and with the agreement of three or more members. The board may grant relief to any dispute over water and sewer billings not involving a loss of potential revenue that is more than $50.

To listen to the entire interview with Commissioner Jim Buckingham, click play below.